Areas of Law: Aged Care, Business Law, Not-For-Profit, Property Law
Qualifications: Bachelor of Laws I Bachelor of Economics
Ric Birkett began his legal career in his home town of Shepparton before moving to Melbourne 20 years ago. He has deep experience in Aged Care & Retirement Living - for which he is rated as a recommended lawyer by Doyles Guide - but has clients in many and diverse industries outside of health, including family business, large commercial clients and not-for-profits.
Ric's clients benefit from his commercial insight and his ability to analyse options and build strategies. His advice is clear and constructive, taking into account each client's unique requirements and desired outcomes.
He advises on the full range of corporate and business transactions from large scale business sales, acquisitions and mergers to day to day client needs such as terms of trade and procurement contracting.
He also provides governance regulatory and compliance advice to clients (including corporations, incorporated associations and cooperatives) including those working within government funding structures and other regulatory regimes.
His work in the Aged Care sector is broad-based from advice on mergers and acquisitions to compliance and residential agreements and also includes advising suppliers to the Aged Care and Retirement Living industry.